Fri, Feb 5, 2016
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
A SQUARE

A SQUARE 15 Feb 2012

Wednesday, February 15, 2012
A fund providing financing for fair trade institutions.

A SQUARE :: 15Feb12 A SQUARE 15 Feb 2012
Category SRI, Trade Finance
Author Florian Guldner
The responsAbility Fair Trade Fund, launched in December 2011 provides working capital to agricultural producers and trade organizations active in the fair trade universe.
Download this research The many benefits of an A SQUARE subscription Recommend to a friend

<< A SQUARE archive sorted by date    << A SQUARE archive sorted by category

 Article link
More research related to SRI, Trade Finance

[16Dec11] [SRI] A SQUARE 16 Dec 2011
Are SRI strategies (still) able to outperform the market?

Download

[25Nov11] [Trade Finance] A SQUARE 25 Nov 2011
Summarizing the latest regulatory development in the trade finance sector and introducing the Barak Structured Trade Finance Fund

Download

[31Oct11] [SRI] SRI investment volume and performance
Two reports estimating the volume of alternative SRI investments and the performance of SRI assets

Download

[05Sep11] [SRI] A SQUARE 05 Sep 2011
Does sustainable and responsible investing harm portfolio performance?

Download

[23Dec10] [SRI] A SQUARE 23 Dec 2010
SRI market update

Download

[01Nov10] [SRI] A SQUARE 01 Nov 2010
Changing definitions and opportunities in 'green investment'

Download

[26Jul10] [SRI] A SQUARE 26 Jul 2010
SRI fund selection

Download

[12Feb10] [SRI] A SQUARE: The impact of environmental, social and governance factors on performance
An overview of recent research on the impact of ESG factors on performance

Download

[23Jul09] [Trade Finance Fund] Asian Focus
Identifies opportunities across the entire supply chain from origination to destination

Download

[12Mar09] [SRI] Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) data
Key performance indicators or reference points that are transparent

Download

[04Nov08] [Trade Finance] Expertise from David Hu - Part II
There is no doubt that there are many new, promising opportunities due to the credit crisis, particularly for trade finance and in select Latin American markets ...

Download

[28Oct08] [SRI] Part II: a case study on embracing & successfully integrating responsible investing in the asset allocation process
Policy-wise: The main challenge lies in identifying external hedge fund managers with any form of SRI standards.

Download

[21Oct08] [SRI] Principles for Responsible Investment
We would welcome hedge funds into the PRI community. There are many reasons to participate: growth of the responsible investment market, funds’ own philosophies of responsible investment, demonstrating leadership to clients, and contributing to systemic i

Download

[14Oct08] [Trade Finance] A Short- Term Trade Finance Fund
Participant as a margin financier - in tandem with dedicated trade finance banks and established trading companies

Download

[29Sep08] [SRI] Socially Responsible Approach to Gambling
“Residual value games” are an enlightened form of gambling, in the sense that they preserve the fun and hope part of gambling, but through a kind of built-in forced savings/mechanism. They replace the impoverishing effect with a wealth-building effect.

Download

[12Mar08] [SRI] A sustainable alternatives fund of funds
SRI criteria consistently applied on all managers and strategies

Download

[10Jan08] [Trade Finance] Expertise with David Hu
For traders, producers and processors, firmer commodity prices have raised their requirement for additional working capital, something that is definitely transpiring through our pipeline of deals

Download

[03Oct07] [Trade Finance] Growth Premier Fund IC
The fund invests in short-term trade-related and other financing transactions, and in mis-priced, poorly-understood and/or highly structured financial assets in emerging economies

Download

[14Aug07] [Trade Finance] Rosemount Global Trade Finance Fund
Trade finance - deals originated in the more developed, stable emerging global economies with the portfolios current accent being Eastern Europe and Latin America

Download

[23Jan07] [Green / SRI] Green Invest

Download

[23Jan07] [Trade Finance] IIG Trade Opportunities Fund NV

Download
Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing


  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. How Einhorn survived a nightmare year[more]

    From Bloomberg.com: Even when a hedge fund has an awful year, which was the case for David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital, there are lessons to be learned. Many funds would have had a tough time surviving a year like Einhorn experienced in 2015, when all the stars seemed to align against him and Green

  2. Legal - Hedge fund founder wins early release in U.S. insider trading case, Gramercy seeking $1.3 billion from Peru over land-bond dispute[more]

    Hedge fund founder wins early release in U.S. insider trading case From Reuters/Streetinsider.com: Former hedge fund manager Doug Whitman on Tuesday won a reprieve from serving the remainder of his two-year sentence for insider trading after several judges expressed skepticism that his 2

  3. Investing - David Einhorn finds a winner in Michael Kors[more]

    From Thestreetinsider.com: Greenlight Capital hedge fund manger David Einhorn took his lumps in 2015. The fund lost over 20 percent on the year amid bets gone bad being long a plunging SunEdison and short a couple high-flying FANG stocks. However, today Einhorn is again showing his stock picking pro

  4. Investing - Avenue Capital's Marc Lasry: We like European bank loans, Comment: A bunch of hedge fund managers are chasing the 'dream of crushing a major structural problem'[more]

    Avenue Capital's Marc Lasry: We like European bank loans From CNBC.com: European banks are under immense pressure, but at least one prominent hedge fund has found what it thinks is a good opportunity in the wreckage. Marc Lasry, co-founder and chief executive of hedge fund Avenue Capital

  5. Computer-driven hedge funds make money during January’s selloff[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Commodity trading advisers (CTAs) that use computer programs to guide how they trade, made millions of dollars during last month’s market selloff on the back of declining oil prices and global equities and big moves in currencies. Data provider